Barbados Prime Minister David John Howard Thompson, Chief Justice David Simmons, some government ministers and assembly members attended China's National Day reception at the Chinese Embassy Wednesday.
Speaking at the reception, Thompson said that relations between Barbados and China now develop well, and new achievements have been made in the two countries' economic and trade cooperation.
Thompson said that he is looking forward to more mutual beneficial cooperation with China.
The prime minister also hailed China's successes in holding the Beijing Olympic Games.
Chinese Ambassador to Barbados Liu Huanxing spoke highly of Thompson's resultful visit to China in May 2008, and expressed the belief that the friendly ties between China and Barbados will be further enhanced with concerted efforts by both sides in the future.